Quadrivial Quandary:  Logophiles, Rejoice!  Each day we give you four unusual words.  Can you fit them all in one illustrative sentence?

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Sipping The Mother Vine 'Scuppernong' - Nikki's ice-breaking gift to Teri and Rosie - as she rambled around the brambles and honeysuckle in her cousin's pretty cottage garden, Teri marvelled at the precarious lot of human beings, for the purest chance events which had brought herself and Nikki together might be seen by others to hint at Predestination and contrasting that interpretation with her own firm belief in Free Will, by their very contradistinction, caused Teri to catch Nikki's eye and raise her glass in a toast to “Lady Luck”!

(by MissTeriWoman)
The Quandary for Wednesday, July 01, 2015 consisted of: Challenge: use all four words together in one illustrative sentence.

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